This report discussed the outcomes of the first year of Operation Place Safety, which uses the principles of the Group Violence Intervention to deter violence in a closed custody unit of Washington Department of Corrections.
"In June, after Minneapolis City Council members announced their intention to dismantle their police department, they suggested they might invest more money in [NNSC's program]." https://t.co/7Vs3LxZq1S
Today we had the opportunity to hear from project managers across the country about police legitimacy, structural racism, and community safety. Thank you to everyone who is showing up, having courageous conversations, and pushing for change.
NNSC directed the DOJ’s National Initiative in 6 cities; including Minneapolis. Despite promising results, it was not enough to prevent the death of George Floyd. @urbaninstitute ’s Jesse Jannetta reckoned with that, and what departments can do.